Domestic Violence Canton and how Modern Hearing Solutions Helped

Did you know that the Domestic Violence hotline in Canton received 4,000 calls last year?  When local business owner Eric Mounts heard this, he didn’t waste any time responding to this cry for help. He quickly rallied the resources of his company, Modern Hearing Solutions, and gifted financial support to the Domestic Violence Project in the amount of $500.00.

The local Domestic Violence Project office offers guidance for safety planning, crisis counseling and information – the lifeline people need to understand the dynamics of domestic violence. (The Hotline telephone number is below.) The number of women who need their help in Canton alone is surprising. DVPI reports that in a year they shelter about 300 women and their children in safe houses – 6500 children spent the night in a DVPI shelter just last year.

Domestic Violence Project, Inc. (DVPI) is a private, non-profit organization established in 1978 in Canton, Ohio. The organization is committed to providing a strong, comprehensive safety net for the families in our community who are experiencing domestic violence. DVPI clients are always welcomed by caring and compassionate staff who offer supportive the services necessary to establish an abuse-free lifestyle for their clients.

The agency’s comprehensive programming, under the executive directorship of Melissa Pearce, addresses a myriad of needs by providing services such as the 24-hour confidential hot-line, emergency shelters in Canton and Massillon, prevention and educational services, support and legal advocacy, on-going and special topic support and the Renew Counseling and Recovery Center. A big portion of their energy goes into breaking the cycle of domestic violence because they know that this can only be accomplished through awareness and prevention. Currently, DVPI provides prevention education in schools, through outreach, distribution of literature, making speakers available and providing sensitivity training. Through their efforts in conjunction with a variety of community partners such as Modern Hearing Solutions, DVPI touches thousands of lives a year by offering our community a safe refuge for victims of domestic violence and their children, where healing begins and hope is restored to those in our area who are experiencing the harsh realities of domestic violence.

Grateful for the recent support shown by Eric Mounts and Modern Hearing Solutions, Melissa Pearce wrote, “We truly appreciate your generosity and the courage and hope it inspires in the people we serve.” Serving others brings out the best in all of us, and these two community-minded organizations lead the parade in Canton, Ohio.

Log on to the Domestic Violence Prevention website at http://www.domesticviolenceproj.org/ Or contact them via email at shelter@domesticviolenceproj.org  Call 330-453-SAFE (7233) for their 24 hour hotline

Modern Hearing Solutions has locations in Canton, Alliance and Dover, Ohio. Visit their website for directions to a location nearest you, and a free online hearing test by logging on to http://www.modernhearing.net/  Call 330-493-3400 in Canton or  330-821-3277 in Alliance

This entry was posted in Counseling, Things to do in Canton Ohio and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

6 Responses to Domestic Violence Canton and how Modern Hearing Solutions Helped

  1. Hi guys.
    Excellent put up and very informative.
    Bless you.

  2. Pretty! This was an incredibly wonderful post. Thanks for providing this information

  3. Terrific work! That is the type of info that are supposed to be shared around the
    net. Disgrace on Google for no longer positioning this post upper!
    Come on over and seek advice from my site . Thank you.

  4. Thanks for sharing superb information. Your site is very cool. I am impressed by the details that you have on this web site. It reveals how nicely you perceive this subject. Bookmarked this website page, will come back for more articles. You, my friend, ROCK! I found simply the info I already searched all over the place and just couldn’t come across. What a great web site.

  5. very few websites that happen to be comprehensive below, from our point of view are undoubtedly well worth checking out.

  6. Thank you for every other great post. The place else may just anyone get that type of info in such a perfect way of writing? I have a presentation next week, and I am at the look for such info.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*

twelve + twenty =

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

iTownz | Your Internet Destination – National Free Directory and Local Resource Guide
 
Back to Main Page